Tag : High Speed 2
HS2 boss quits as construction bill is delayedSubscription
The man overseeing Phase Two of High Speed 2 (HS2) will leave the company at the end of the year.
Atkins has been appointed to lead a consortium to develop a masterplan for Sheffield Midland Railway station in preparation for the arrival of High Speed 2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail.
Quarter of HS2 staff paid over £100KSubscription
One in four of High Speed 2 (HS2) employees are paid over £100,000, according to a Freedom of Information request.
NIC chair claims HS2 needs £43bn extra funding Subscription
Transport projects around the country need an additional £43bn more funding by 2040 to be able to realise the benefits of High Speed 2 (HS2), National Infrastructure Commission chair Sir John Armitt has said.
Inspiring Interchanges | Joined up thinkingSubscription
The National Infrastructure Commission’s (NIC’s) first national assessment of the nation’s infrastructure needs was published in July.
HS2 appoints construction dispute commissionerSubscription
The Department for Transport (DfT) has appointed Sir Mark Worthington as HS2 construction commissioner to investigate unresolved disputes.
HS2 poaches Aecom heavyweight for deputy Subscription
High Speed 2 (HS2) has appointed Aecom chief executive Richard Robinson as its chief operating officer in a management shakeup.
Crossrail chair moves to HS2Subscription
Crossrail chairman Sir Terry Morgan is to take over at High Speed 2 (HS2) promoter HS2 Ltd, it has been announced.
High Speed 2 is to start preparatory works for the future electrification of a 25km section of the Midland Main Line which will used by HS2 trains in phase 2b.
HS2 has published its three-year corporate plan detailing upcoming timescales, projected spend and performance to date.